When a traveler really wants to get away from it all, there may be no better option than a private-island resort vacation. Cayo Espanto (888-666-4282) might be just the thing: an upscale island resort off the east coast of Belize, Cayo Espanto offers exceptional service, privacy and incredible views. The resort has a maximum occupancy of just 16 guests and a staff-to-guest ratio of two-to-one.
Cruise West's newly refurbished "Spirit of Yorktown" ship is ideal for multi-generation travelers looking for a beautiful. relaxed trip to new destinations without the noise and heavy activities.
THE MOROCCAN NATIONAL TOURIST OFFICE is working hard to reach its goal of 10 million tourist arrivals by the year 2010. Building and refurbishing hotels are main strategies in attracting more visitors. Morocco's "Vision 2010" mission is being aided by the addition of 115,000 hotel rooms.
The InterContinental Paris Le Grand (www.paris.intercontinental.com) is a sumptuous hotel of 470 rooms, docked alongside the Opera Garnier, just steps away from some of the capital?s most well-known tourist attractions, famous department stores and the luxury boutiques of the Place Vendome.
The Villa Group, one of Mexico's leading privately owned hotel, resort and real estate development companies, has three properties in Los Cabos and three in Puerto Vallarta/Nuevo Vallarta. Each targets a different demographic.
The new Iberostar Grand Hotel Paraiso (+52-984-877 2800) is the fifth and final addition to Iberostar Playa Paraiso complex of resorts on the Riviera Maya in Mexico and will raise the bar as the first of the new five-star Iberostar "Grand Hotel" series. This brand extension will elevate the all-inclusive model to a level of luxury not currently seen in the hotel's portfolio. The adults-only luxury accommodation is perfect for honeymooners, couples and those celebrating anniversaries.
Thailand is known as the land of a thousand smiles, and nowhere is that more evident than Bangkok. From the vendors at the floating market to the expert Thai therapists at the luxurious spas and the waiters at the five-star restaurants, the famous Thai hospitality can be found throughout this energetic city.
Humber Valley Resort, in the Appalachian Mountain range on the banks of the Humber River and Deer Lake, is in western Newfoundland, Canada's most easterly province. The resort is only 20 minutes' drive from Deer Lake regional airport, which is within easy reach of New York City and Toronto.